It was the internet that first brought Tenny Eddy and Mwuana together.
Nigerian producer Tenny Eddy has a stellar reputation, with his afrobeats flavour producing some bona fide international hits.
Introduced to Swedish rap sensation Mwuana by a friend, he immediately recognised something, some shared element to their approach.
Chatting on WhatsApp, the pair eventually linked in Sweden, honing and finessing the energy on new single 'Komaro'.
Mwuana recalls: “I went to meet up a friend that I hadn’t seen in a long time. We jumped in is car and he told me about this guy he knew down in Nigeria called Tenny Eddy. He played some music Tenny had sent to him on WhatsApp, and then he played 'Komaro'. The whole car was bumpin' and I thought, yo who is this guy?"
The song came together with electrifying speed, the pair in sync right from the off. Tenny adds:
"I heard a song on an Instagram post and before the song started the intro aspect of the beat was playing and I started vibing to it and recorded the harmonies on a small phone till I got the chorus. I closed and open the post countless times, trying to get the actual tune. Then I called a producer friend of mine and told him I'm coming right away to record something."
'Komaro' is a stunning fusion of two different voices, matching superb production against a supremely gifted rapper.
Tune in below.
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